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Keio University demonstrates Avatar mirrors users facial expressions in real-time using a standard webcam

A Keio University group, led by Associate Professor Yasue Mitsukura, has developed a method for measuring which way a person is facing and how their expression changes. This system achieves high speed and high precision, using an ordin[...]
Keio University demonstrates Avatar mirrors users facial expressions in real-time using a standard webcam

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Keio University : Brain wave meter visualizes levels of desire, concentration, sleepiness and stress

A research group at Keio University, led by Associate Professor Yasue Mitsukura, has developed a simple brain-wave meter. This can identify, in real time, whether a person is showing interest, concentration, desire, stress, or sleepine[...]
Keio University : Brain wave meter visualizes levels of desire, concentration, sleepiness and stress

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Keio University demonstrates 3-Axis Analog Joystick For Touchscreen Devices

This elastic device converts the camera of your smartphone into a fully functional 3-axis analog joystick. It is under development by a research group at Keio University. “The way this system works is very simple. There are small[...]
Keio University demonstrates 3-Axis Analog Joystick For Touchscreen Devices

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Cilium – Robot Hair Interface

The Shunji Yamanaka Research Group at Keio University is doing R&D on an interface that copies the movement of cilium. Cilia are microscopic hairs on the surface of a cell which can react in unison, and are used by some microorgani[...]
Cilium – Robot Hair Interface

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SIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EV

Early April SIM-Drive announced that its newly developed SIM-Lei electric car reached 333km of range on a single charge! Also when we learned that the company will be attending an exhibition at Tokyo Bight Sight last week we could not [...]
SIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EV
SIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EVSIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EVSIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EVSIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EVSIM-Drive’s General Manager Masahiro Waragai gives us personal guided tour its Company SIM-Lei EV

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SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!

SIM-DRIVE is the Japanese company that gave us in 2004 the Eliica, a unique Electric Lithium-Ion Car that was co produced and designed with one of Tokyo’s finest university: Keio University. With such strong expertise, SIM-DRIVE announ[...]
SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!
SIM-DRIVE’s SIM-LEI EV reached 333km of range on a single Charge!

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Kanagawa Prefecture, Isuzu, Toshiba, Tpeco and Keio University Working on the Next EV Bus

It’s about time someone in Japan decided to step forward and begin working on a soon to be released (2012) EV (Electric Vehicle) bus . With a first prototype to be launched and ready to test in 2010, the folks (cited above) are w[...]
Kanagawa Prefecture, Isuzu, Toshiba, Tpeco and Keio University Working on the Next EV Bus

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